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Mferguson
Birmingham, AL
Morning/Noon Weather for FOX6 WBRC
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The main focus of the weather across the south is a tropical depression that has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. TD-9 could become a tropical storm later today. While it appears Florida will experience the brunt of the wind and rain from this system, the forecast trek could change... Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at WBRC Weather
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We begin our Friday with only west Alabama experiencing some cloud cover. Central and east Alabama start out with clear skies. Morning temps are in the 70s again. Today look for partly cloudy skies...highs in the low 90s and a 30-percent chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorm...along with winds out... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at WBRC Weather
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It has been a mild to warm morning so far. In the 3am hour Birmingham's temperature was at 80-degrees. Everyone else has been in the 70s. Today look for partly cloudy skies along with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs are expected to top out in the low to... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at WBRC Weather
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We begin the day with mostly clear skies and temps for most in the 70s. We were going with a higher chance of rain today, especially for our southeastern counties, but this morning's model data looks to be a lot drier. At this point I am adjusting our precip chances... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at WBRC Weather
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We begin the morning with increasing clouds into west Alabama. Temps started out in the 60s to 70s this morning and are expected to warm into the low 90s today. Look for mostly cloudy to variably cloudy skies again today. We will likely see just a slight chance of rainfall... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at WBRC Weather
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We begin our Monday morning with mostly cloudy skies and temps in the 60s to 70s. Today is expected to be mostly cloudy, with highs in the upper 80s along with a 20-to-30 percent chance of showers...winds should be out of the East around 5 mph. The higher rainfall percentages... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at WBRC Weather
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Today could likely be one of our wettest days this week. A slow moving frontal boundary has pretty much parked itself across our area today and as a result we stand to see a good chance of rain and a few thunderstorms. Under mostly cloudy skies we have a 50-to-60... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We head it to our Thursday with a litte bit more moisture in the air. A stationary front stretches from Virginia to eastern Texas and a portion of it has sagged into north Alabama. As a result the states far north and northwest counties will likely see the best chance... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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East Alabama is beginning to dry out after experiencing some overnight rainfall. Areas north and west are not seeing as much cloud cover and should see the most amounts of sunshine this morning. Temps have ranged from the low to upper 70s across our area overnight. Today, we have about... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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Look for partly cloudy skies to hang around again today. And while we could see an isolated afternoon shower or two, the better rain chances look like they are gonig to hold off for later in the week. Highs today should be a little bit warmer than yesterday...topping out close... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We began our day with the system that brought flooding rains to Louisiana and Mississippi and parts of the Gulf coast now centered in eastern Texas. Meanwhile, a ridge of high pressure is located in the western Carolinas. We are caught in the middle of these two systems and should... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We begin our day with the system that brought flooding rains to Louisiana and Mississippi and parts of the Gulf coast now centered in eastern Texas. Meanwhile, a ridge of high pressure is located in the western Carolinas. We are caught in the middle of these two systems and should... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We begin the day with overcast skies and temps in the 70s. Today should see mostly cloudy skies with scattered mainly light showers expected to develop after noon. Most of the rain will likely be located into west Alabama as the trough of low pressure is now centered over southern... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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Good morning. We begin the day with overcast skies and temps in the 70s. Today should see mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers and thunderstorms expected to develop after noon. Most of the rain will likely be located into west Alabama as the trough of low pressure is now centered... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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Hey hey, it's another day of the same basic jazz...late morning to late afternoon showers with a few thunderstorms. The slow moving low to our southwest is meandering westward, but will still draw enough moisture out of the Gulf to bring us rainfall. Look for highs today to only make... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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Hey hey, it's another day of the same basic jazz...late morning to late afternoon showers with a few thunderstorms. The slow moving low to our southwest is meandering westward, but will still draw enough moisture out of the Gulf to bring us rainfall. Look for highs today to only make... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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So far today we have only seen a few scattered sprinkles on radar: And our futurecast model data suggests rainfall this afternoon will not be as widespread as previous days... Still, that pesky system along the Gulf coast continues to keep us in this overcast, wet weather pattern. While we... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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How low can you go? I'm referring to the area of low pressure to our south, along the Gulf coast, which continues to keep us in this soupy, wet weather pattern. While we may not see as much rainfall today, according to our forecast models, we still have a chance... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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Isolated showers are popping up out there late this morning. We continue in the same wet weather pattern. A stalled frontal boundary to the south of us along with a persistent low hanging around south Alabama should continue to contribute to significant afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Rain amounts could be... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We continue in the same wet weather pattern. A stalled frontal boundary to the south of us along with a persistent low hanging around south Alabama should continue to contribute to significant afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Rain amounts could be heavy at times, with flooding posiible in some areas. Expect... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We continue to remain in a wet, tropical pattern for this week, as a trough of low pressure remains to our south and a stalled surface boudary remains stretched through the middle of the state. In other words, keep your umbrella with you today, tomorrow--and well the rest of the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We begin the morning with a few clouds out there and temps starting out in the 70s. Today looks to be a very warm day with mostly clear to partly cloudy skies...highs in the mid to upper 90s...only a slight chance of an isolated shower...and NE winds around 5 mph.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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Scattered storms are beginning to pop up out there this morning Under variably cloudy skies, look for a 30-to-40-percent chance of rain and storm development, with N winds around 5 mph. Tonight is expected to be partly cloudy with lows dropping into the mid-70s. This week's big story in weather... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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After beginning our morning with fair skies and temps in the 70s, look for a warmer afternoon today along with a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms. Under variably cloudy skies, look for highs near 95-degrees, a 30-percent chance of rain and storm development, and N winds around 5 mph.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We begin the morning with fair skies and just a few clouds...temps were in the 70s as of the 3am hour. Look for increasing clouds this afternoon along with a 20-percent chance of showers...highs in the low 90s...and S winds around 5 mph. Tonight look to be partly cloudy...lows in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2016 at WBRC Weather